Category Archives: Politics
Here are the exchange rates of the Nigerian Naira compared to twenty five African countries. And we claimed to be giant of Africa!
World Bank Group President, Jim Yong Kim who spoke at separate press conferences in Washington DC, U.S alongside Managing Director, International Monetary Fund, Christine Lagarde on Thursday, disclosed that the bank had concentrated on the northern region of Nigeria in line with President Muhammadu Buhari’s request.
Leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu, has reportedly called for a dialogue with President Buhari in a bid to end the agitation for the creation of Biafra. According to PM news, Kanu through his lawyers, Ifeanyi Ejiofor and Amoebi Nzelu, has called for negotiation with the Federal Government to end the agitation for self-governance.
The former governor of Abia State, where IPOB leader, Nnamdi Kanu, is from, has revealed that Kanu has fled the country, following the military crackdown in the state.
Orji Kanu made the disclosure in an interview
Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode has donated 120 5KVA power generating sets to Lagos Police command to power all police formations across the state.
President Mohammadu Buhari has sent a team of five northern governors to south-east of the country to broker peace in the region following the recent crash between the IPOB members and the Nigerian army in Abia state.
Abia state commissioner of Police, Mr Anthony Egbizi has warned the people of the state that anybody found with a Biafra flag or any Biafra emblem will be arrested and charged to court.
Nigerian president Mohammadu Buhari has returned to the country after spending one hundred and three (103) days in London for medicals.
Billionaire businessman, Chairman Capital Oil, Chief Ifeanyi Uba, was spotted with his Rolls Royce Phantom at a wedding of the daughter of Chief Odunukwe Charles in Araukwu, Anambra state.
On July 26th, 2017, President Mohammadu Buhari who has been in London and has not been seen for some months now, received the delegation of Governor’s Forum lead by Its chairman, Governor Abdulaziz Yari in Abuja House, London. Scroll down for more photos
A Twitter user @segalink asked his followers to share their experiences with SARS and Nigerian police, and the responses are shocking! Some claimed to have been robbed by these people who are supposed to protect them!! Read their horrible experiences below
Chief Olusegun Obasanjo, revealed at a program on Saturday, that the late dictator, Gen. Sani Abacha wanted him, the late Shehu Musa Yar’Adua and the June 12 hero, the late Moshood Abiola, dead while in prison.
Human rights lawyer, Femi Falana who is the legal adviser to the Nigeria Labour Congress, NLC, on Thursday revealed that the person behind the quit notice given to the Igbos in 19 states in the Northern part of the country, does not even live in the north. Falana revealed that the person actually lives in Lagos.
Kaduna state Governor Nasir El Rufai, on Tuesday June 20th, 2017, met with Igbo Delegate Assembly comprising the Igbo leaders from the nineteen Northern states and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) at the Government House in Abuja.
Isn’t this like the ugliest birthday cake ever? Urgh…
Last night, the Minister of Transport/former Rivers state Governor Rotimi Amaechi was hosted to a dinner by some friends to celebrate his 52nd birthday which was on May 27th.
Read Reuben Abati’s piece on the Igbo haters and ultimatum given to the Igbos by Arewa youths to leave the Northern Nigeria.
Fifty years after the civil war ended, Igbos do not yet feel a sense of
Queen Wuraola, the wife of Ooni of Ife, His Imperial Majesty, Adeyeye Ogunwusi, was photographed giving her man (and his mobile phone) a side eye during their recent outing, just as Beyoncé did to her husband Jay Z sometime in 2015.
Ghen Ghen! Militants Give Northerners 4 Months Ultimatum To Leave Niger Delta, Demand For Republic Of Niger Delta
Niger Delta militants have issued an October 1 ultimatum for northerners to leave their region, in response to the quit notice given to the Igbo by some Arewa youth groups. The militants also said the FG should hand over all oil blocs controlled by northerners to the people of Niger Delta.
On Saturday June 10th, the officers of 174 Battalion of the Nigerian army embarked on community service at Ofogunyan bus stop, Ikorodu. Lt Col. Benedict Ezeh said that the bad state of the road causes heavy traffic and accidents.
Leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra IPOB, Nnamdi Kanu, says the demand for the secession of the South East from Nigeria is because the nation seems not to be functioning and can never function. Kanu said this in an interview with Al-Jazeerah ,to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the Biafran war yesterday May 30th.
Few days ago, some of us were happy when 82 Chibok schoolgirls were released to their parents by Boko Haram sect after negotiations with the Federal government. Now the Boko Haram commanders who were swapped for the release of the girls, have made a new video threatening to bomb Abuja.
A legal practitioner and one of the mediators for the release of the 82 Chibok school girls, Zannah Mustapha, has disclosed that some of the abducted Chibok school girls who are still in Boko Haram captivity, refused to be freed during the last negotiation that led to the release of 82 girls last Saturday. Speaking with Reuters, Mustapha said some of the girls have been radicalised.